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Flush Bracket OSBM 2866: Wayford Bridge   

Flush Bracket on E. face of W. battlement of Wayford Bridge [2GL]; W parapet of Wayford Bridge, E face.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 4753 0382.
Landranger 126: Shrewsbury & Oswestry.
Explorer 241: Shrewsbury.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2866.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2867 Dorrington, Horseshoes Inn 990.40m to the south.
2868 Dorrington 1.98km to the south.
G5210 Dorrington 2.01km to the south.
2881 Hunger Hill 2.31km to the north.
G3288 Longnor, 2 Rural Cottages 3.10km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Church Stretton, 11.10km to the south.

Second Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1912-21)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 311.4210 feet [94.9211 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Oswestry to Church Stretton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. face of W. battlement of Wayford Bridge.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Church Stretton to Oswestry levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th July 2015 by RichardL. Grid reference: SJ 47530 03833. Condition: Good.
Took a bit of finding, as the summertime grass is lush, and it was beginning to head below ground level. Photo at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4569441

Visited on 17th July 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SJ 475 038. Condition: Good.
Wayford Bridge, A49. E afce of W buttress, in long grass, 15m N of telecoms cover.

Visited on 9th April 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: SJ 475 038. Condition: Good.
Wayford Bridge.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/30260790966/in/dateposted-public/
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